Wednesday 23 Apr
 
 

Norman rock well

Norman Music Festival

6 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursday, 3:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and noon-2 a.m. Saturday

Downtown Norman

normanmusicfestival.com

Free

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Grouplovin’ it

Grouplove with MS MR and Smallpools

6:30 p.m. Monday

Diamond Ballroom

8001 S. Eastern Ave.

diamondballroom.net

677-9169

$22-$24

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Hear and now

Hear the Music Tour with The Warren Brothers and Lance Miller

6-10 p.m. Friday

Rodeo Opry

2221 Exchange Ave.

songsforsound.com

$35-$50

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Odyssey of the mind

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey 

with Culture Cinematic and ADDverse Effects

9 p.m. Friday

Twisted Root Gallery

3012 N. Walker Ave.

twistedrootgallery.com

208-4288

$10

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Frndz with benefits

Boyfrndz with Bored Wax and The Hitt Boyz

9 p.m. Sunday

Blue Note Lounge

2408 N. Robinson Ave.

thebluenotelounge.com

600-1166

$5

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The Brian Setzer Orchestra - Wolfgang's Big Night Out


None December 6th, 2007

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After jumpin', jivin' and wailin', The Brian Setzer Orchestra turns to the late 18th and early 19th century with "Wolfgang's Big Night Out" to rework classical music into Setzer's swing-revival style .

 

Opening the album, the Beethoven-inspired "Take the 5th" gives the listener an immediate idea of the party atmosphere to come: recognizable melodies sped up to a hot-rod tempo with Setzer's usual brand of Vegas big-band flash.

 

"Swingin' Willie" is the group's version of Rossini's "William Tell Overture" (aka the theme to "The Lone Ranger"), while "For Lisa" is Beethoven's "F

 
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